REVIEW: Spartanburg Little Theatre’s Holy Grail Quest is a SMASHalot!

REVIEW: Spartanburg Little Theatre’s Holy Grail Quest is a SMASHalot!
“Monty Python’s Spamalot” is a gut-busting, belly-aching foray into Arthurian lore with a Camelot-worthy cast in spot-on accents, dazzling musical numbers, sparkling costumes and a delightfully waggish sensibility. BY SANDY STAGGS DRAMA CRITIC The plot may be outlandish, even insipid....

REVIEW: Ballet Spartanburg Bids Au Revoir to 50th Year with Momentous ‘An American in Paris

REVIEW: Ballet Spartanburg Bids Au Revoir to 50th Year with Momentous ‘An American in Paris
BY SANDY STAGGS ARTS CRITIC Ballet Spartanburg layers this celebrated expatriate story with divine dance, a jaunty Gershwin score, torch singers and even a can-can, all amongst the lightsome backdrop of the French capital. Artistic Director and choreographer Carlos Agudelo...

SPECIAL PREVIEW: Spartanburg Philharmonic Quintets See New Light in Final Espresso Concert

SPECIAL PREVIEW: Spartanburg Philharmonic Quintets See New Light in Final Espresso Concert
BY SANDY STAGGS ARTS WRITER Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra’s will conclude its second exciting season of Espresso chamber music concerts Friday at the Chapman Cultural Center with five works performed by its brass and woodwind quintets. The program, which is intended...